NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Naval Station Norfolk Fleet and Family Support Center, Virginia Chamber Foundation and the Virginia Department of Veteran Services will co-host a hiring and networking event for veterans, transitioning service members and their spouses.

The HIRE VETS NOW event will give attendees with the opportunity to meet with prospective employers from a diverse range of industries.

Some of the companies on hand will include: BAE Systems, Dominion Energy, HII Newport News Shipbuilding, DuPont, Oceaneering, Siemens and Westrock.

The event takes place on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Vista Point Conference Center located on 1754 Massey Hughes Drive in Norfolk. Organizers say a complimentary lunch will be provided.

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